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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 248

    TWO PAIRS OF VICTORIAN SILVER-GILT NUT-CRACKERS

    MARK OF JOHN & HENRY LIAS, LONDON, 1847

    Price Realised  

    TWO PAIRS OF VICTORIAN SILVER-GILT NUT-CRACKERS
    MARK OF JOHN & HENRY LIAS, LONDON, 1847
    The upper parts with diaperwork enclosing small drop motifs, the arms with foliate, floral, scroll and shell motifs
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) long
    14 oz. (434 gr.) (2)


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